A shortage of French-language reading materials in Japan leads me to discover Jules Michelet, who turns out to be one shit-hot writer… Miscellaneous vocabulary from Les croisades and a random volume of Histoire de France.
Scroll down to the bottom of the page for today’s English notes.
Shit-hot: very, very good. Some examples:
That last example is especially interesting because it includes both “shit-hot,” which is quite good, and “shit,” which is quite bad.